Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Characterized by cunning or shrewdness; crafty.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Characterized by cunning or shrewdness; crafty.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Skilled; expert; shrewd.

Etymologies

Latin callidus, from callere to be thick-skinned, to be hardened, from callum, callus, callous skin, callosity, callousness. (Wiktionary)

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  • early caller-id

    September 7, 2010